Manufacturers need industrial strategy that works for them, say business leaders

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The East Midlands should have a reputation for excellence in manufacturing, but it needs an industrial stategy that "isn't flying at 30,000 feet", according to one regional business leader. Speaking at round table event focusing on manufacturing in the region, Ian Borley, East Midlands senior partner, said businesses in the area need to come together. "The East Midlands still needs companies who make stuff, quite simply," he said. "We should have a reputation for leading the way in manufacturing. The sector ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...